„Who could so watch, and not forget the rack
Of wills worn thin and thought become too frail,
Nor roll the centuries back —
And feel the sinews of his soul grow hale,
And know himself for Rome's inheritor?“

"Tuscany" in The Best Poems of 1923 (1924) edited by Thomas Moult

Última atualização 22 de Maio de 2020. História

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